Established in 1958, Vancouver-based Ritchie Bros. is a leading auctioneer of heavy equipment, operating from more than 15 countries. The firm provides online auctioneering services alongside on-site auctions from more than 40 permanent locations. In an incredibly successful summer, Ritchie Bros sold almost 8,700 items via their IronPlanet marketplace this July. During the first half of 2020 73 million visits were made to Ritchie Bros online platforms and in the 12 months to July 2020, the firm sold over US$1 billion of equipment.
This September, Ritchie Bros will sell a huge offering of equipment in a Midwest regional event. The sale features more than 3,000 items including truck tractors, van trailers, boom lifts, wheel loaders, cranes and hydraulic excavators. The assets are located and available for inspection across three of Ritchie Bros locations: Chicago, Illinois, Minneapolis, Minnesota, and Kansas City, Missouri. The online only auction will take place on the 22nd and 23rd of September. Machinery featured in the sale includes: 2019 Volvo VNL860 sleeper truck tractor; 2018 Freightliner Nextgen 123 sleeper truck tractor; 2014 Kenworth T680 sleeper truck tractor; 2017 International Prostar+122 sleeper truck tractor; 2019 Hyundai 53 Ft x 102 In. T/A van trailer 2015 Volvo L350F wheel loader; 2014 Caterpillar 938K wheel loader; 2016 John Deere 160G LC hydraulic excavator; 2013 Volvo EC220DLC hydraulic excavator; 2015 Haulotte 4527A electric tow behind articulated boom lift; 2014 JLG 600S boom lift; 2014 Genie ZX135/70 articulated boom lift; 2007 Link-Belt RTC8090 II 90 ton rough terrain crane; 2006 Grove RT700E 60 Ton 4x4x4 rough terrain crane and much, much more.